It's Thrilling Thursday again! Hopefully warmer than Wednesday!
I went to the lake opposite my house Mrs T is going to have to get some
to see if the swan was there, but new trousers! Her legs have
found only ducks and seagulls! grown lots!!
Area counting squares
Area is the space inside a closed flat 2D shape
You can either add all the squares but for some shapes you could use a multiplication calculation.
For some of these questions you are finding the area of the coloured squares only.
We are going to take a further look at Kennings. This time using nouns with -ing on the end.
Watch the video and have a go at writing your own tree kenning.
3. Keeping Fit
It's Mr Giblett's weekly challenge.
Today is a funny one to try!
Can you do it first time?
4. Project - Computing
Have a go at Lesson 4 on https://code.org/
A conditional is something that needs to be there (or not there) in order for the code to work.
The conditional we are looking at in this is "While"
So, in this lesson we are looking at
while there is a pile of dirt..do remove it
which means, if there isn't a pile of dirt, it will not remove it (basically it can't remove something that isn't there)
If you find this tricky, go back to one of the other lessons to refresh your memory about coding.
Remember here there are always help videos and tips.
If you have lost your code.org login please let me know, it should be on the sticker on your folder
This is where to start:
Here is another activity you might like to try from First News.
It's called Mystery News. You will find the answers in this week's First News newspaper.